10 Hot Emerging Vendors For March 2011


AlgoSec

Company: AlgoSec

Tech Sector: Security
Key Product: AlgoSec Firewall Analyzer

The Lowdown: Founded in 2003, AlgoSec offers solutions to intelligently automate what were traditionally manual, time and labor-intensive tasks surrounding firewall, router and VPN management, to enhance security, boost performance and expedite compliance reporting. AlgoSec's Firewall Analyzer offers in-depth, intelligent analysis of the entire security policy leveraging unique algorithms that factor in network topology, all possible traffic variations and industry best practices resulting in a comprehensive identification of risks (and the specific rules that are causing them) and detailed and precise remediation guidance.

AlgoSec said is looking at 2011 as a big year for expanding its channel with resellers who versed in the firewall and network security markets.